IBM and VMware are two partners that customers can trust with their end-to-end Information Technology needs and have implemented proven solutions together for tens of thousands of companies across the globe. IBM and VMware have the distinction of being the two original innovators in virtualization technology. IBM invented computer virtualization with the mainframe back in the 70’s and VMware innovated virtualization on the x86 platform back in the 90’s. IBM became VMware’s first OEM partner back in 1998 and the two companies develop joint solutions that help customers optimize and simplify their IT infrastructure to drive down operating costs and create high performing and resilient systems to run business critical applications.
Together, IBM and VMware solutions are unmatched in their quality, completeness, and value for customers. One of the most recent and very exciting solutions we’ve developed together is the IBM PureFlex™ System that is featured in the Enterprise Solutions tab and in the video on this page:
Mid-size and smaller companies need simpler and affordable IT solutions without compromising on functionality. IBM and VMware, world leaders in enterprise-class IT solutions, are now bringing IT solutions tailored to the mid-market.
IBM ReadyPack for Cloud (SmartCloud Entry)
This all-in-one reference configuration provides a simpler and affordable way for mid-size businesses to implement a reliable and scalable foundation for their own private cloud infrastructure. With this solution, you have the flexibility of different configuration options and the peace of mind that it has been pretested to ensure compatibility and the performance you need to run your critical applications.